Dorothy Fay Hammerton Net Worth

Dorothy Fay Hammerton Net Worth is
$9 Million

Dorothy Fay Hammerton Biography

Fay Holden (September 26, 1893 – June 23, 1973), was a British-born American-based actress. She was known as Gaby Fay early in her career.Born as Dorothy Fay Hammerton in Birmingham, England, she appeared in 46 films between 1935 and 1958, but is best known for her recurring role as Emily Hardy, Mickey Rooney's mother in the MGM Andy Hardy movie series.Holden is also remembered for her performance as Hazel, the mother of Samson (Victor Mature), in Cecil B. DeMille's Samson and Delilah, in which she utters her character's most notable line: "He wants to marry a Philistine!"She was married to David Clyde from 1914 until his death in 1945. She died in Los Angeles, California, aged 79, from cancer.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthSeptember 26, 1893
Place Of BirthBirmingham, England, UK
Height5' 3" (1.6 m)
SpouseDavid Clyde
Star SignLibra

Interesting Facts

1First appeared on the English stage under the name Gaby Fay. Prior to her work in Hollywood, she acted at the Pasadena Playhouse in California.
2Well-groomed, gentle-natured, British-born character actress from the stage. In Hollywood by the mid-'30s and signed by MGM to play encouraging, benevolent relatives on film, notably Mickey Rooney's mother in the "Andy Hardy" series.
3Interred at Forest Lawn (Glendale), Glendale, California, USA, in the Whispering Pines section.




Andy Hardy Comes Home1958Mrs. Emily Hardy
The Ford Television Theatre1956TV SeriesBess Palmer
The Big Hangover1950Martha Belney
Samson and Delilah1949Hazelelponit
Whispering Smith1948Emmy Dansing
Love Laughs at Andy Hardy1946Mrs. Hardy
Little Miss Big1946Mary Jane Baxter
Canyon Passage1946Mrs. Overmire
Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble1944Mrs. Hardy
Andy Hardy's Double Life1942Mrs. Hardy
The Courtship of Andy Hardy1942Mrs. Hardy
H.M. Pulham, Esq.1941Mrs. John Pulham
Life Begins for Andy Hardy1941Mrs. Hardy
Blossoms in the Dust1941Mrs. Kahly
I'll Wait for You1941Mrs. Miller
Ziegfeld Girl1941Mrs. Regan
Washington Melodrama1941Mrs. Claymore
The Penalty1941scenes deleted
Andy Hardy's Private Secretary1941Mrs. Hardy
Bitter Sweet1940Mrs. Millick
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante1940Mrs. Hardy
Judge Hardy and Son1939Mrs. Emily Hardy
Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever1939Mrs. Hardy
The Hardys Ride High1939Mrs. Emily Hardy
Sergeant Madden1939Mary Madden
Loews Christmas Greeting (The Hardy Family)1939ShortMrs. Emily Hardy
Out West with the Hardys1938Mrs. Emily Hardy
Love Finds Andy Hardy1938Mrs. Hardy
Hold That Kiss1938Mrs. Evans
Test Pilot1938Lingerie Saleslady (uncredited)
Judge Hardy's Children1938Mrs. Emily Hardy
Love Is a Headache1938Mary, Peter's Secretary
You're Only Young Once1937Mrs. Emily Hardy
Double or Nothing1937Martha Sewell Clark
Souls at Sea1937Mrs. Martin (uncredited)
Exclusive1937Mrs. Swain
King of Gamblers1937Nurse
Internes Can't Take Money1937Mother Teresa
Bulldog Drummond Escapes1937Natalie
Guns of the Pecos1937Aunt Carrie Burton (as Gaby Fay)
The Accusing Finger1936Little Old Lady (uncredited)
Polo Joe1936Aunt Minnie
Wives Never Know1936Mrs. Gossamer
The White Angel1936Queen Victoria (uncredited)
I Married a Doctor1936Ella Stowbody (as Gaby Fay)
The Pace That Kills1935Madame / Henchwoman (as Gaby Fay)


This Is Your Life1953TV SeriesHerself
Another Romance of Celluloid1938Documentary shortHerself (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Love Find Andy Hardy Intro2004Video documentary shortMrs. Emily Hardy
Ziegfeld Girl Intro2004Video documentary shortMrs. Regan
Entertaining the Troops1988DocumentaryHerself
Hollywood: Style Center of the World1940Documentary shortHerself
From the Ends of the Earth1939Documentary shortHerself

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